Tower Hamlet Handyperson Service

Handyperson Service for older people in East London

What does it do?

Residents of Tower Hamlets are entitled to 2 visits per year which is fully funded by LBTH.  In a household with more than one eligible person 3 visits per year will be available.  Each visit lasts approximately 2 hours.

The service includes:
- Home Security checks
- Accident Prevention Checks
- General Handyperson tasks e.g. fitting of shelves, fitting a washing machine to existing pipework, change lightbulbs etc.
- Garden tidy

This service does not include home internal and external painting & decorating, window cleaning or cutting down trees.

Who it is for?

Older people in East London

Where it is available?

Local service (Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Newham).

How to access or apply for it:

For further information please telephone AUKEL Home & Care Team on 020 8503 4800 or Michelle Meads, Job Booker on 07957 373 041


Info last updated:


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